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Corporate Law in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


This section provides information on Saudi Company Law and the legal system of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. For legal advice, it is recommended that you consult a specialised lawyer, qualified in this field.
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Contents of Saudi Law

1. KSA Country Profile
2. Saudi Arabia Legislative Procedures
Saudi Main corporate and commercial laws 
4. The Judicial System of KSA
5. The Judiciary in KSA
6. The Legal Profession in KSA
* Map of KSA

Outline of Saudi Arabian Law (Corporate / Company Law)

KSA Country Profile: Saudi Arabia is one of the largest Arab countries with a land area of over 2.1 million square kilometres extending from the Red Sea to the Gulf  and a population of nearly 20 million...more>>

Saudi Arabia Legislative Procedures: Article One of this Statute provides that Saudi Arabia is a sovereign Arab Islamic state with Islam as its religion, the Holy Quran as its Constitution, Arabic its language and Riyadh its capital...more>>

Saudi Main corporate and commercial laws

Royal Decree for the Regulation of Companies No. M6 of 1965 (as amended). 
Royal Decree for the Regulation of Commercial Agencies No. 11 of 1962 (as amended).
Implementation Rules for Commercial Agencies Regulations No. 1897 of 1981.

The Judicial System of KSA: The local Saudi courts who apply Shariah have the jurisdiction to review all matters civil, criminal or personal status. However, the Royal Decree for the Regulation of Companies..... provided .....for the establishment of a Commission for the settlement of of commercial companies disputes....more>>



Saudi Company Law


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